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Brenda Lee Cottrell will be performing in Sylvan Lake on Sept. 10. (Photo submitted)

The Legendary Ladies coming to Sylvan Lake

Concert goers will be entertained by iconic songs from past and present…

Brenda Lee Cottrell will be performing in Sylvan Lake on Sept. 10. (Photo submitted)
Athabasca University and Alberta’s Ministry of Advanced Education disagree on the future plan for the university. (Photo by iStock)

Sylvan Lake students fear potential loss of Athabasca University

Local students who depend on online education are concerned about the future…

Athabasca University and Alberta’s Ministry of Advanced Education disagree on the future plan for the university. (Photo by iStock)
Voting (Illustration by iStock)

Sylvan Lake by-election Sept. 6

The town of Sylvan Lake is holding a by-election, Sept. 6, to…

Voting (Illustration by iStock)
Sylvan Lake town council voted to begin the implementation of a Business Visitation Program. (Photo by iStock)

Opinions wanted from Sylvan Lake businesses

Volunteers and members of the Sylvan Lake economic development team will be…

Sylvan Lake town council voted to begin the implementation of a Business Visitation Program. (Photo by iStock)
The town of Sylvan Lake is reviewing a vehicle for hire bylaw. (Photo by iStock)

Sylvan Lake considering vehicle for hire bylaw

Having a taxi or similar service in Sylvan Lake is more than…

The town of Sylvan Lake is reviewing a vehicle for hire bylaw. (Photo by iStock)
Cst. Matthew Lajeunesse and Pace, a German shepherd training to become a police dog.

Sylvan Lake officer raising up-and-coming RCMP dog

Sylvan Lake officer Cst. Matthew Lajeunesse is helping the RCMP raise the…

Cst. Matthew Lajeunesse and Pace, a German shepherd training to become a police dog.
Chris Sadleir and his parents during the Walk To Breathe event. (Photo submitted)

Walk To Breathe goes virtual

Over the last two years, Chris Sadleir, the founder of Walk To…

Chris Sadleir and his parents during the Walk To Breathe event. (Photo submitted)
Martine Huijssoon, owner of Old MacDonald Kennels near Ponoka, and Mona. (Photo submitted)

Alberta animal shelters running out of room and funds

“Saving one dog will not change the world. But surely, for that…

Martine Huijssoon, owner of Old MacDonald Kennels near Ponoka, and Mona. (Photo submitted)
Alberta Health Services addresses gap in care at AACS.

Service disruptions at Sylvan Lake Advanced Ambulatory Care Service

The temporary closures of the Sylvan Lake Advanced Ambulatory Care Service are…

Alberta Health Services addresses gap in care at AACS.
Kick It To The Curb is happening Aug. 13 and 14. (Photo by iStock)

Kick It To The Curb happening this weekend

If you’ve been meaning to do some decluttering, now is your chance.…

Kick It To The Curb is happening Aug. 13 and 14. (Photo by iStock)
The Sylvan Lake Yettis played the Lloydminster Xtreme Friday night for their first game of provincials.

Lacrosse provincials played in Sylvan Lake

The lacrosse jr. B tier 2 provincials came to Sylvan Lake Aug.…

The Sylvan Lake Yettis played the Lloydminster Xtreme Friday night for their first game of provincials.
The spicy mussel soup Lodge 43 will be showcasing as one of their dishes for Alberta on the Plate.

Lodge 43 showcasing local ingredients as part of Alberta on the Plate

Sylvan Lake’s Lodge 43 will be taking part in Alberta on the…

The spicy mussel soup Lodge 43 will be showcasing as one of their dishes for Alberta on the Plate.
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More dollars for youth mental health and pediatric rehabilitation

The Alberta government is catching on to a problem Chinook’s Edge School…

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Pictured, Miles Lagoutte pitching for the Sylvan Lake Mariners U18 AA team during the 2022 provincials. (Photo by Michaela Ludwig)

Sylvan Lake athlete heading to Ontario on baseball scholarship

After years of being a devoted hockey player, Sylvan Lake athlete Miles…

Pictured, Miles Lagoutte pitching for the Sylvan Lake Mariners U18 AA team during the 2022 provincials. (Photo by Michaela Ludwig)

Sylvan Lake Chamber of Commerce announces Business Award finalists

The Sylvan Lake Chamber of Commerce recently announced the 2022 Business Award…

Randy de Bruijn and his service dog, Bucky. (Photo by Michaela Ludwig)

Sylvan Lake man received service dog in life-changing gift

An ordinary dog might be man’s best friend, but Bucky, aptly named…

Randy de Bruijn and his service dog, Bucky. (Photo by Michaela Ludwig)
A county of Wetaskiwin Farmer beats the heat with an umbrella rigged up to a tractor as he takes to the fields. Photo by Shaela Dansereau/Black Press)

Recent weather tough on central Alberta farmers

The recent string of weather across central Alberta has affected some farmers…

A county of Wetaskiwin Farmer beats the heat with an umbrella rigged up to a tractor as he takes to the fields. Photo by Shaela Dansereau/Black Press)
Sean Durkin appointed new town CAO.

Sylvan Lake welcomes new CAO

Who better to serve as CAO for the town of Sylvan Lake…

Sean Durkin appointed new town CAO.
Sylvan Lake Mariner Justin Lucas connects with the ball during the first game of the provincial tournament, held in Sylvan Lake July 29, 30 and 31.

Sylvan Lake Mariners rally back for fourth-place finish in provincials

It was a tough weekend of baseball for the Mariners 18U AA…

Sylvan Lake Mariner Justin Lucas connects with the ball during the first game of the provincial tournament, held in Sylvan Lake July 29, 30 and 31.
The Sylvan Lake Rotary Club is now selling memorial stones along the lighthouse pathway.

Lighthouse memorial stones raise money to help others

It’s a donation that stands the test of time: your name engraved…

The Sylvan Lake Rotary Club is now selling memorial stones along the lighthouse pathway.